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Abandoned MILW - Prairie Creek Bridge

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Abandoned Prairie Creek Bridge Side

Photo taken by Dave King

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BH Photo #253102

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Prairie Creek on Abandoned Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Location
Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa
Status
Abandoned
History
Built Ca. 1918
Railroad
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 66.0 ft.
Total length: 235.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.93239, -91.70904   (decimal degrees)
41°55'57" N, 91°42'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/607028/4643075 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cedar Rapids South
Inventory number
BH 55142 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 7, 2017: New photos from John Marvig
  • May 16, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added railroad
  • May 4, 2013: New photos from Dave King
  • January 6, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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